2006 Dodge Ram 1500 Fishtails

Asked by Jan 25, 2018 at 08:16 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My Dodge Ram fishtails any time the road is wet or just the slightest slippery.  
Usually happens when I pull out from my side street onto the main road, and if I
put to much gas on it will fishtail every time.  I have heard something with
differential, tires, and to much power.  Why does my truck do this

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You a lead foot and “maybe” bald tires

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you have no weight in the box. I don't know of any pick up that does not do that.

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Alter your driving style to be more conservative. Also check the tread on the rear tires. I am guessing you have a 5.7 Hemi, my 2014 Ram is a handful when the road is wet and the foot is to the floor.

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